Norbert N. Wojcik
Norbert N. Wojcik, 90, Stevens Point, died Saturday, April 16, 2016, in the home he built 61 years ago.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with the Rev. Arul Joseph Visuvasam officiating. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery with full military rites.
Visitation will be in the St. Faustina Room of the church from 9 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass.
The family suggests a donation in his name be made to
Ministry Health Care Hospice Services.
Pisarski Funeral Homes of Stevens Point and Plover assisted
with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Wojcik was born April 29, 1925, in Stevens Point, a son
of the late Frank and Nellie Wojcik.
He was a lifetime member of St. Peter Parish, having
attended St. Peter Grade School and P.J. Jacobs High School.
In June 1943 he enlisted in the U.S. Army and was part of
the allied invasion of Normandy, landing on Omaha Beach. He participated in
five major battles and campaigns of the war, fighting through northern France,
central Europe and into Germany before the war ended. He was honorably
discharged in January 1946.
He was married to Lucille Maslowski Oct. 2, 1948, at St.
Mary of Mount Carmel Church in Fancher. She died May 23, 2015, following 66
years of marriage.
He was employed at Consolidated Papers-River Division in
Whiting, retiring as a shift supervisor after 40 years of employment.
He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign War, the American
Legion and St. Peter Holy Name Society.
Survivors include three children, Diane (Allan) Marschke,
Whiting, Doug (Tess) Wojcik, Stevens Point, and Cindy (Nelson) Gray, Mount
Prospect, Ill.; one brother, Frank Jr. (Joyce.); five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren
He was also preceded in death by three sisters, Theresa
Golembiewski, Bernice Milkey and Ramona Cychosz; and three brothers Chester,
Stanley and Roman.